A RESOLUTION PROVIDING THE DURHAM-CHAPEL HILL-CARRBORO TRANSPORTATION
ADVISORY COMMITTEE WITH RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE 2035 LONG RANGE TRANSPORTATION
PLAN ALTERNATIVES ANALYSIS (2008-09-22/R-9)
Durham-Chapel Hill-Carrboro Metropolitan Planning Organization has developed 2035
alternative transportation networks and land use projections; and
Durham-Chapel Hill-Carrboro Transportation Advisory Board has released the 2035
Alternatives Analysis for public comment; and
WHEREAS, the Town of
Chapel Hill has reviewed the 2035 Alternatives Analysis.
NOW, THEREFORE BE IT
RESOLVED, by the Council of the Town of Chapel Hill that the following
recommendation be provided to the Durham-Chapel Hill-Carrboro Transportation
- That the Durham-Chapel Hill-Carrboro Metropolitan Planning
Organization use the Fixed Guideway Alternative as the basis for developing the
2035 preferred alternative. The Fixed Guideway Alternative should not include
the proposed commuter rail corridor between Carrboro and Hillsborough.
- That the preferred alternative include transportation
improvements in northern Chatham County intended to reduce through traffic in
southern Orange County.
This the 22nd
day of September, 2008.